Establish a Pollinator Garden

Support your buzzing friends by establishing a native pollinator garden that will emerge next spring. Join from home for a Facebook Live chat with Fred Meyer of Backyard Abundance.

Facebook Live Event

Sunday, Oct. 18
3-3:30 PM

You will learn how to:

Prepare a patch of turfgass for seeding.
Prepare an existing garden bed for seeding.
Properly spread native prairie seed.

Pollinator habitat will be created in several areas at Wetherby Edible Forest.
Some areas will emphasize plants for cut flowers and herbal teas. View the design here.

Questions or Comments?

Join the educational streaming chat to post questions before and during the event.

Class Sponsors and Partners

This project was created in conjunction with the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department
and would not be possible without these sponsors and supporters.
Please frequent these generous organizations to thank them for donations of materials and funds.

Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department
Hills Bank
Collins Aerospace
Earl May Garden Center
New Pioneer Food Co-op
Rapids Reproductions
Green Iowa AmeriCorps - Energy & Community